Cork moon phase today (26th November 2022)
Cork: 51.89797, -8.47061
Why does the moon look so big tonight?
The Moon doesn't orbit the Earth in a perfect circle. At times the Moon is further or closer to the Earth. Currently the Moon is at the closest point in its orbit, or perigee to give it the technical name. This makes the moon appear over 14% bigger than when it is furthest away.
Cork, Ireland moon phases November
Cork next full moon dates 2022 / 2023
12th August, 2022
10th September, 2022
9th October, 2022
8th November, 2022
8th December, 2022
6th January, 2023
5th February, 2023
7th March, 2023
6th April, 2023
5th May, 2023
What is the November full moon called?
November's moon is known as The Beaver Moon
While October's "Hunting Moon" refers to humans sourcing meat ready for winter, November's moon describes animal preparations. Meet the "Beaver Moon", named after the busy North American rodents. Beavers are known for being active animals (hence "beavering"), and they really ramp up their efforts... read more